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Centennial Gala 2024

March 16 at 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Celebrate the First 100 Years & Beginning of the Collection

Join us on Saturday, March 16, 2024 for the Centennial Gala presented by TMA’s Board of Trustees. This year’s signature fundraising event celebrates the first 100 years and the beginning of the collection at the Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block. Experience an elegant evening under the stars mingling with friends, bidding on art and adventures, enjoying the exceptional cuisine of Café a la C’Art, and learning more about TMA’s history. Advanced ticket prices are $325 through January 12, 2024, and general ticket prices are $350 until sold out. 

5–6PM: Social hour consisting of wine, mingling, hors d’oeuvres, music, and bidding on auction items included in the online auction, all located on the East Plaza in front of the Alice Chaiten Baker Center for Art Education.

6–9PM: Live auction by world-renowned auctioneer, dinner, Fund-A-Need, and entertainment under the stars in TMA’s Bonnie L. Bradford Courtyard.

Café à La C’Art Menu List


• Gougères with wild mushroom and thyme filling
• Bruschetta with French brie, pear chutney, and prosciutto
• Cucumber cups with dill cream, smoked salmon, and capers, with a teardrop tomato garnish
• Mini pissaladière tarts with caramelized onions, olives, and Italian anchovies

Plated Salad

• Parisian salad with spiralize carrots and beets, Gruyère cheese, small butter lettuce cups, hard boiled egg, radish, and crispy capers, with Dijon vinaigrette

Plated Dinner

•Grilled beef tenderloin with wild mushroom Bourguignon sauce, Provençal tomatoes, and crispy leeks; fondant potatoes; grilled asparagus

Vegetarian Option

•Roasted ratatouille Napoleon with roasted red pepper coulis

Plated Dessert

•Gâteau Saint Honoré: puff pastry with mascarpone mousse, salted caramel, and chocolate shavings


• Côté Mas, Crémant De Limoux Brut Méthode Traditionnelle (NV)
• Mas de Daumas Gassac, Moulin de Gassac Guilhem Blanc (2021)
• Georges Duboeuf, Pays d’Oc Chardonnay (Wildflower Label) (2021)
• Famille Perrin Réserve Côtes-du-Rhône Rouge – 2020
• Château Pey La Tour, Réserve du Château Bordeaux Supérieur (2018)

Sponsorship Opportunities are available by contacting development@tucsonmuseumofart.org or call 520-616-2689.

Purchase Tickets / Become A Sponsor Online



March 16
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


March 16
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm